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Patriots' offensive snaps: Season-low for Tim Wright

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- A look at snaps played by Patriots skill-position players in Saturday's divisional-round playoff victory over the Ravens (small margin for error, penalties included but kneel-downs not included):

TIGHT END

Rob Gronkowski -- 65 of 65

Michael Hoomanawanui -- 24 of 65

Tim Wright -- 3 of 65

Nate Solder -- 1 of 65

Quick-hit thoughts: Wright's three snaps were a season low. Entering the game, we thought he might have played more with the idea of attacking the Ravens' sub defense, but the Patriots called on receiver Danny Amendola as a third receiver over him and Amendola delivered. ... In the past five games he's played, Gronkowski has only missed a total of five snaps. ... The Patriots used Gronkowski and Hoomanawanui together as their primary two TE package and threw more out of it, even though that would be considered more run-based personnel.

WIDE RECEIVER

Julian Edelman -- 63 of 65

Brandon LaFell -- 61 of 65

Danny Amendola -- 37 of 65

Brian Tyms -- 3 of 65

Quick-hit thoughts: Amendola's 37 snaps were more than his season average (29) as this might have been his best game as a Patriot. The Patriots ran 36 snaps with three or more receivers on the field, with Amendola the No. 3.

QUARTERBACK

Tom Brady -- 65 of 65

Quick-hit thoughts: Brady's final throw was arguably his best, the 23-yard touchdown to Brandon LaFell up the left side that he dropped into the tight window.

RUNNING BACK

Shane Vereen -- 40 of 65

Brandon Bolden -- 12 of 65

LeGarrette Blount -- 11 of 65

Quick-hit thoughts: The Patriots didn't have a carry from a running back in the second half. In fact, they only had one carry -- a Tom Brady quarterback sneak. The only other "rushes" were kneel-downs at the end of the game. With such a focus on the passing game, it turned into a game where the "passing back" had the highest total of snaps.

FULLBACK

James Develin -- 5 of 65

Quick-hit thoughts: After averaging 19 snaps per game through the first 10 contests of the year, Develin's playing time has dipped over the past seven games as the Patriots aren't running as many two-back sets. Develin is averaging 7.4 snaps per game.

(NOTE: The "quick hits around the NFL and Patriots" will post later Sunday, as content specific to Saturday's game takes priority.)